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by sum
22 Jul 2018 05:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Deterrence
Replies: 4622
Views: 265619

Re: Deterrence

Thats what the panelists in the RSTV Agni 5 debate said and mentioned about how the Chinese gift of optical tracking system to TSP meant TSP was more advanced than us currently in terms of MIRV testing
by sum
20 Jul 2018 06:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions
Replies: 1677
Views: 216866

Re: MBT Arjun - News and Discussions

^^ I think the horse has looong bolted and there is not much use dreaming up scenarios of the Arjun in IA since that time has come and gone ( can do it for our personal satisfaction though)
by sum
19 Jul 2018 04:49
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread
Replies: 331
Views: 80828

Re: Pakistan Armed Forces: News & Discussion Thread

The PN is really beefing up pretty well given the budget they operate with.

Will not be too easy for IN to overcome them when the balloon goes up
by sum
17 Jul 2018 18:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 1912
Views: 223900

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

China’s Digital Rise And India’s Digital Jeopardy Do read :) This will be the first of a multi-part set of articles on the electronics arena. Saar, great read and congrats. The gist of the matter seems to be that China is well on its way to be a semicon giant while we are literally at zero level( o...
by sum
17 Jul 2018 15:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3833
Views: 272547

Re: Internal Security Watch

SDPI had created a record of sorts by having a harthal organised by using WhatsApp. Omnious tidings for the future where we will have flash mob gathering using Social Media ( which has a wider reach) compared to the "place of worship loudpseakers" of earlier ( which were only limited to t...
by sum
16 Jul 2018 19:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 4063
Views: 733887

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

Any news on Nirbhay which seems in cold storage again?
by sum
16 Jul 2018 10:51
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion - July 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 1554

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion - July 2018

^^ What if it is a false info fed by Indian agencies to show public and other potential collaborators that doing so will lead to such bad things? When in reality, Rabinder and other folks lived pretty decent lives and maybe did actually die in some mishap. Of course, no one from US side would refute...
by sum
14 Jul 2018 17:32
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 4063
Views: 733887

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

In case junta has not watched the RSTV programme on Agni 5, pls do on YouTube. Gen Saxena of SFC mentions many interesting things: A3 has CEP of 40m and range of 5k A5 has range of 8k but not yet tested till that MIRV has been factored in since A2 and isnt something new The tracking system given by ...
by sum
11 Jul 2018 07:54
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion
Replies: 4621
Views: 615743

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion

^^ Heartwarming stuff.
Well done to all the guys involved
by sum
09 Jul 2018 06:54
Forum: History & Current Affairs Archive
Topic: Intelligence & National Security Discussion
Replies: 4621
Views: 615743

Re: Intelligence & National Security Discussion

Intersting article though bit dated: The Life Of An Indian Spy The part which caught my eye: Despite that, out of all the people, Nath speaks most freely. Probably because he is the only person who knows where I live; not only in the city but also the ancestral home in the village. “Deaths are a ver...
by sum
07 Jul 2018 20:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Internal Security Watch
Replies: 3833
Views: 272547

Re: Internal Security Watch

Very detailed article with lots of facts i never had come across before.

Thanks for posting
by sum
06 Jul 2018 21:26
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018
Replies: 128
Views: 20504

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 03 July 2018

Building a updated Type 209 should not be too difficult as if i am right Indian Navy was involved in the design of Indian 209s and a lot of design related documents were transferred during their construction in India. Getting any subsystems required for the sub that we dont have could be bought Off...
by sum
06 Jul 2018 12:00
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments
Replies: 2751
Views: 383020

Re: Military Acquisitions, Partnerships & Developments

WTF?
2 different types of AJTs now in IAF colours?
by sum
18 Jun 2018 10:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: J&K News and Discussion - 2016
Replies: 2231
Views: 342383

Re: J&K News and Discussion - 2016

It might be exactly what is happening currently
by sum
18 Jun 2018 10:42
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 1861
Views: 316010

Re: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

The 3 Phalcons & 3 DRDO AEW&CS all have comprehensive SIGINT capabilities - Radar & COMINT both.

Any updates on further orders on both these systems ?

Was DRDO AEW&CS finally capped at the 3 inducted?
by sum
15 Jun 2018 09:54
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 4063
Views: 733887

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

From PS blog: It makes no sense to deploy A-5 ICBM with a single/unitary warhead. Hence, A-5’s operational deployment will take place ONLY AFTER the MIRVs have been flight-tested at least twice. And the tracking vessel will be ready for the high seas by the year’s end. And BTW, A-4 IRBM with 2 MIRVs...
by sum
30 May 2018 05:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 1912
Views: 223900

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

In tunnels deep under mountains in Mianyang, southwestern Sichuan province, where China’s main nuclear design facilities are based, loud blasts from these experiments can be heard more than once a week.

Sorry but didnt understand:

If these are computer simulations, what are the loud blasts heard?
by sum
29 May 2018 04:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016
Replies: 724
Views: 100480

Re: Afghanistan News & Discussion - April 2016

Any news on the abducted Indian engineers?
by sum
23 May 2018 07:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2627
Views: 171924

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

^^ People like Dulat and MS Aiyar were at helm of MEA/IB/RAW all the years of the 90s.

Cant even imagine how we held as a country through the 90s with such rot within
by sum
18 May 2018 05:21
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 1912
Views: 223900

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

This will become even better when the Sabang seaport is established with India. Sabang port has a depth of 40 metres which is good even for submarines.

Wonder why he would specifically mention submarines? :twisted:
by sum
15 May 2018 12:17
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017
Replies: 4063
Views: 733887

Re: Indian Missiles News and Discussions - May 2017

India has at least one operational nuclear-powered submarine that is capable of launching nuclear weapons.

At least one?
by sum
03 May 2018 09:14
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4822
Views: 733445

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

The collapsed crane, according to a shipbuilding expert, is damaged and will have to be written off. The structure has blocked the dry dock and the building berth gates.T he module hall where blocks for the P 17-A class frigates are being fabricated was destroyed in the mishap and has become unusab...
by sum
25 Apr 2018 09:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - April 24, 2018
Replies: 2627
Views: 171924

Re: Terroristan - April 24, 2018

^^ Wow....unheard of stuff coming from BCCI

If someone again says no difference in TSP policy between UPA and this government, i will chase them with a broomstick all over the city!!
by sum
24 Apr 2018 15:16
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 1912
Views: 223900

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

Beautiful demonstartion(mostly taken from the Chinese playbook to give a tit-for-tat) of baring your fangs/iron fist and then put it back into the velvet glove just before a major talks event
by sum
19 Apr 2018 12:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 2862
Views: 212222

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

Not a single newsworthy major IED mubarak in the last few months in Pakland ?
by sum
19 Apr 2018 11:15
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 1861
Views: 316010

Re: Indian Air Force News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

Very impressive that no major incident with any aircraft with such a massive scale of sustained operations.
by sum
11 Apr 2018 05:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018
Replies: 2862
Views: 212222

Re: Terroristan - 4th Jan 2018

Watch the baby seat for Baki Baccha

:rotfl: :rotfl:
by sum
27 Mar 2018 11:45
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017
Replies: 1761
Views: 257860

Re: Indian Economy News & Discussion - Nov 27 2017

Quite a massive gap between # 1,2,3!!!
by sum
14 Mar 2018 12:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India - South & North Korea Thread
Replies: 1342
Views: 121350

Re: India - South & North Korea Thread

The sense I got was that yes, many South Koreans do subscribe to a sentimental, romanticized notion that the two Koreas should some day reunify... but "not now" was a unanimous qualifier. Particularly among SoKos of our generation, there is a countervailing view rooted in hard pragmatism:...
by sum
14 Mar 2018 11:40
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4320
Views: 299395

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

What is needed is to identify athletes with world class potential and spend focused/good chunk of resources on them (training, kits, associated coach/staff, tournament exposure and most importantly a monthly stipend to make sure they do not have to worry about supporting their families). This in it...
by sum
12 Mar 2018 19:25
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry
Replies: 4320
Views: 299395

Re: Indian Sports and Entertainment Industry

Wonder why we do so well in these world cups but fall away in olympics?
by sum
01 Mar 2018 12:19
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014
Replies: 3445
Views: 374553

Re: Indian Army News & Discussions - 11 June 2014

Now its clear why its easy to say that we should trash/invade Pak etc but people who think so are a clear minority even within the armed forces apparently

Can only imagine the tough job for modi even to get a moderately tough stance to be adopted by all folks in the higher circle
by sum
26 Feb 2018 08:03
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016
Replies: 4822
Views: 733445

Re: Indian Navy News & Discussion - 15 Dec 2016

Wasnt the plan to fit them on scorpenes during MLU?
by sum
25 Feb 2018 21:30
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech
Replies: 2173
Views: 364739

Re: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech

Atleast they showed a drone instead of a IA MBT or a naval ship
by sum
25 Feb 2018 16:34
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech
Replies: 2173
Views: 364739

Re: UAVs, Drones, Remote Surveillance Tech

Was the landing a bit bumpy with it initially touching down on 1 wheel?
by sum
25 Feb 2018 15:20
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Artillery Discussion Thread
Replies: 4431
Views: 518701

Re: Artillery Discussion Thread

Shatrujeet reporting 155mm pounding pak positions in last couple of days and the first 155mm firing since 2003.
by sum
23 Feb 2018 16:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-Canada, Mexico and South America: News and Discussion
Replies: 798
Views: 64628

Re: India-Canada, Mexico and South America: News and Discussion

Seems to be reaaaaally free to hang around for a 7 day bhamgra tour of India
by sum
23 Feb 2018 12:10
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: India Border Watch: Security and Operations
Replies: 3034
Views: 366536

Re: India Border Watch: Security and Operations

Will our public have the tolerance to accept the losses for the bodycount on our side when inevitable tit for tat wi happen in the multiple sectors where our position is very weak?
by sum
22 Feb 2018 17:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)
Replies: 1912
Views: 223900

Re: Neutering & Defanging Chinese Threat (15-11-2017)

Unusual political statement by a serving IA chief by directly naming political parties as suspects!!!

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